Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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May 22nd, 2021

I haven’t been watching the singing entertainment competition this year but I am OK with that. It’s hard to explain.

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PessimistsArc Unhappy Birthday to Ted Kaczynski (The Unabomber) who wrote his manifesto on a typewriter. twitter.com/PessimistsArc/…

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thacryp How’s that thing you invested in going for you?

The project; pic.twitter.com/KRzf0bQh2L

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MalwareJake It’s nearly guaranteed this is a “Linux is the only real operating system” kind of person… twitter.com/JenMsft/status…

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TheNehad Yeah nothing wrong with this. twitter.com/josephfcox/sta…

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@swearyanthony Pro Tip: Do not eat the baby. Also, congratulations to you both.

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@whiteswine That’s all a good place to be. :)

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@19bk69 You’re the second person to send this to me. I’m not sure how I feel about that.

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@whiteswine I am, thank you, though it’s a bit chillier here than where you are. You’re plodding along adequately?

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Independent School bus hijacker gives up because children kept asking him annoying questions indy100.com/news/school-bu…

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TerranSocialist become ungovernable pic.twitter.com/UN3NPpqGrK

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@whiteswine And now I remember that as some point we got Flo to send us a copy of her pumpkin scones recipe, writte..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tk

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@whiteswine @broomstick33 Heh! I love the nostalgia. Got everything under control there! pic.twitter.com/4SDlJEi5zy

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“To help tech companies put their affairs in order, the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) published in March..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Se

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@cxxix I noticed that for one of their Zoom channels tomorrow they’re asking people to bring things with stripes on..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dV

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@cxxix I must admit I’m a huge fan of the, er, fan. But yes Ei-san and his crew have been doing amazing things with those barcode scanners.

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@voltagex Wow as a kid we just had this thing called a “Chinese burn”. This is next-level.

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@garthk I am not a robot and you can’t prove that I am.

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@jsleeio @Pollytics @R_Chirgwin Who else do I know who likes making musical instruments with electrical bits and/or watching people who do?

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Check the video notes for all the livestream links.

Ping @jsleeio @Pollytics @R_Chirgwin. One of the sub-streams w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…51

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“NEWS from Ei Wada” youtube.com/watch?v=Idrs-9…

I am SO looking forward to seeing @electronicos_f play this gig tomorrow.

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@RealNickHodge @DavidFeng @dobes @ApostrophePong You’re unlikely to win every cow, and it’s only to the end of the year.

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@ApostrophePong @DavidFeng @dobes @RealNickHodge Yep, just checked where that is on the map, and that looks like co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dD

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@davidgerard @purserj @dobes This is what I love about all this magic.

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mwichary Who said having a doctorate is not useful in everyday life pic.twitter.com/L5g13wKEQT

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ShedworksGreg Absolutely gutted that the Nakagin Capsule Tower is about to be demolished. A truly special building that should be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ys

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stilgherrian Get vaccinated or else. pic.twitter.com/B88xTSjXGa

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A barely adequate 5/10 in the @SatPaper quiz this week for me. thesaturdaypaper.com.au/quiz/2021/05/22 The first few questions really fucked me up.

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dannolan You are a complete moron if your decision to not get vaccinated hinges on some conspiracy theory about a government..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m0

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@AndrewPStreet @markhumphries @evanwilliams It’s very good, yes. And @markhumphries is even a lovely human being.

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AndrewPStreet I don’t think there’s ever been a time I haven’t laughed my face off at a Humphries/Williams sketch, but this one a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…We

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@reselsnark Yeah there’s some good reflections in the piece, but also yeah so many of the higher-profile journalist..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZX

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Lol Border Force making decisions about “compassion” is like putting a cement mixer in charge of childcare. twitter.com/katinacurtis/s…

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kcarruthers FYI there ain’t no P for privacy in HIPAA.
Ain’t nothing stopping folks from asking Americans if they’re vaccinate..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GL

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AgnessMack It’s @jonkudelka day. pic.twitter.com/lJeptvirMS

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jonkudelka This photo I took today looks a bit like the sun is shining out of a kangaroo’s bum and I’m all for it. pic.twitter.com/OqdR4ICF7j

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Nothing I’ve said here is new. Smart people have been saying it for 20 years. I’m just parroting them. So that’s enough from me.

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There needs to be a culture shift. Following the PM like a needy puppy shouldn’t be a status symbol. It should be a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XI

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Tip: Following the PM to transcribe his words is not a task for senior journalists. Send interns and cadets. Senior..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mz

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Reminder: If you’re following the PM so you can write down his every word then that’s time not spent on looking for..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DP

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I know TV news needs pictures, but you still get to choose the pictures. I know what the PM says is news and often..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6Y

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If, as the column says, we see Morrison “Sewing. Hammering. Squinting at things in test tubes. Flipping a breezy th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…I5

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“Scott Morrison is pulling a Jedi mind trick, rebadging disasters into triumphs – and getting away with it, writestwitter.com/i/web/status/1…YKE4

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“‘They become dangerous tools’: the dark side of personality tests” theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2…

Looks like an interest..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bZ

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stilgherrian ICYMI earlier in the week, a podcast happened. I think you might enjoy it. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Sat plan: A blend of household chores, reading, poking at a bit of writing for @zdnetaustralia, and laziness, with..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qK

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@Unexpector2 @dobes @purserj Meh. @R_Chirgwin needs to lift the roof to do some repairs anyway. They’ll speed up the work.

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@Unexpector2 @dobes @purserj Meh. @R_Chirgwin needs to life the roof to do some repairs anyway. They’ll speed up the work.

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@dobes @purserj I am doomed. These birds are part of a clan of 200 or 300 or perhaps even more that’s based on the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…os

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shanvav New today: An FBI employee has been indicted for stealing classified documents between 2004-2017, docs which allege..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dQ

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fesshole When I was a young boy I couldn’t workout how so much wee could come out of my testicles… then one day while watc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eX

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It’s an acceptable autumn day in the Blue Mountains today. pic.twitter.com/3Ke6Ccuetx

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@purserj @dobes Even the magpies stay well clear of 20-odd jerkbirds.

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@SteveMolk @MatthewBevan Is it time for me to make a joke about loving a big horn?

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@petstarr It’s OK, some young people know what angst means. twitter.com/LAPublicLibrar…

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@kels_316 Sociolinguistics was always my favourite part of studying linguistics. Sometimes a single word or phrase..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7O

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@kels_316 Definitely an army thing, I think. I’ve only even heard soldiers and adjacent people use that phrase.

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@dobes @purserj They are all very white and very healthy.

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Well then, @dobes @purserj, it’s come to this. Between lookouts and squabblers out of frame I’ve counted 19 of them. pic.twitter.com/qvwJk6KJdP

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Saturday. An investigation will be required. Check your socks. Saturday.

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@CptHollingworth @expectproblems @MisterABK Seriously though, thanks Alasdair I love your work. If I were in the UK I’d be at your gig.

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@CptHollingworth @expectproblems @MisterABK Why yes, @MisterABK, we shall continue taking about you in the third person.

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